Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 23 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 46 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 19 of 99)
- 143 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 56 of 100) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 6 of 100)
Burr was born November 30, 1955 and was eduated at Wake Forest University (B.A. 1978). He was a businessman in Winston-Salem prior to his political career.
Burr represented North Carolina's 5th Congressional the U. S. House of Representatives for five terms. He was first elected to Congress in 1994 as part of the "Gingrich Revolution", promising term limits. Read More...
- Today: 8
- Past Seven Days: 40
- All-Time: 50,485
- Senate Committee on Finance
- Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
- Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
- Health Care
- Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
- Children and Families
- Primary Health and Aging
- Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
- Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.Res.380Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Mar 11, 2014 0 Views
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day.
S.Res.348Referred to the Committee Feb 06, 2014 6 Views
A resolution expressing support for the internal rebuilding, resettlement, and reconciliation within Sri Lanka that are necessary to ensure a ...
S.1836 - Department of Commerce and the Workforce Consolidation ActRead twice and referred Dec 17, 2013 5 Views
A bill to merge the Department of Labor, the Department of Commerce, and the Small Business Administration to establish a Department of Commer...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.2105Read twice and referred Mar 11, 2014 0 Views
A bill to prohibit the Federal funding of a State firearms ownership database.
S.2011 - Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014Read twice and referred Feb 11, 2014 13 Views
A bill to prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from modifying the standard for determining whether an organization is operated exclusively fo...
S.Res.354Referred to the Committee Feb 11, 2014 7 Views
A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States should leave no member of the Armed Forces unaccounted for during the d...
Recent Voting History
On the Cloture Motion PN1204: Linda Vivienne Parker, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of MichiganNay (with party)March 11, 2014
On the Cloture Motion PN1202: Laurie J. Michelson, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of MichiganNay (with party)March 11, 2014
On the Cloture Motion PN1201: Judith Ellen Levy, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of MichiganNay (with party)March 11, 2014